- Who: VPS parents of children of all ages with special needs
- What: A free presentation on how exercise helps all kids with special needs and benefits the brain
- Where: Felida Elementary School library, 2700 NW 119 St., Vancouver, WA 98685
- Supervised children’s activities will be provided by trained special education staff.
This is part one of a series of parent nights. Stay tuned for more opportunities!
About the presenter
Ryan Lockard is the president and head trainer of Specialty Athletic Training. He grew up being active and was a three-sport athlete in high school. He went on to play football at Lewis & Clark College. After graduating, he turned his passion for football into a career and played professionally overseas for three years.
Lockard has worked with children with special needs since 2007 and has more than 10,000 hours of one-to-one instruction. He is a certified strength and conditioning specialist, certified fitness nutrition specialist, volunteer assistant strength and conditioning coach at Lewis & Clark College and immediate past president of the Autism Society of Oregon.